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Species: †Myrmica intermedia   (Wheeler, 1915) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Nothomyrmica intermedia Wheeler, 1915i PDF: 61, fig. 24 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmica: Radchenko et al., 2007 PDF: 1496.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

Baltic amber; middle to Late Eocene (34-42 Ma).


Holotype formerly in Albertus Universitat Konigsberg, Kaliningrad, Russia; presumably lost. One specimen possibly saved in Geowissenschaftlicher Zentrum Georg-August Universitat Gottingen, Germany.


  • Wheeler W. M. 1915. The ants of the Baltic amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-Okonomischen Gesellschaft zu Konigsberg, 55: 1-142.
  • Radchenko A., Dlussky G., Elmes G. W. 2007. The ants of the genus Myrmica (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Baltic and Saxonian amber (Late Eocene). Journal of Paleontology, 81(6): 1494-1501.
  • Radchenko A., Elmes G. W. 2010. Myrmica ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the Old World. Fauna Mundi, 3: 1-789.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: neotype of Myrmica intermedia: casent0917563

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